Updated 27 January 2016

News you should know


Can the Banting diet help ADHD?

Mounting evidence suggests that a diet deficient in omega3-fatty acids may be linked to ADHD. Could the LCHF/Banting diet help ease symptoms?

ADHD may affect boys and girls in different ways

Boys and girls have differences in the microstructures of their brains –a discovery that could help to explain the behavioural differences between boys and girls with ADHD.

How easy is it to get ADHD medication without a prescription?

US kids can easy get their hands on ADHD stimulant medication even if they don’t have a prescription, new research suggests.

If there is something else you'd like to know about ADHD, pop a question to our ADHD expert!


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7 ways coughing can injure your body

The average cough lasts between two and three weeks and usually causes no serious physical damage – but beware when a cough turns violent!

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You're not too young to have a heart attack

How much do you really know about the things that can go wrong with your heart throughout the course of your life?